GGSCI DBLOGIN USERID WRONGLY FAILS WITH A MISLEADING ORA-942 ERROR (Doc ID 1513317.1)

Last updated on MAY 16, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version 11.2.1.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

GGSCI DBLOGIN USERID wrongly fails with a ORA-942 misleading error

ggsci> dblogin userid OGGLOGIN, password  OGGLOGIN
ERROR: Unable to connect to database using user OGGLOGIN. Please check privileges.
ORA-00942: table or view does not exist.

If you try to statement again, it works


The connection is working with sqlplus :

SQL> connect OGGLOGIN/OGGLOGIN

Connected


Cause

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